BBC News: Eighteen civilians killed in Helmand blast
At least 18 Afghan civilians have been killed by a roadside bomb in southern Helmand province, police say.
They were travelling in a minibus through Nahr-e-Saraj district when the blast happened. They are thought to have been heading for the provincial capital, Lashkar Gah.
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